Water storage is an essential part of daily routine for domestic, commercial and industrial purpose. Plastic made water storage tank has evolved as a best alternative for these conventional water storing methods. Plastic water storage tanks are made with thin … Read More

Many industrial processes involve application of very high pressure and temperatures which is achieved by pressure vessels. Since they are to withstand very high values of pressure and temperature, it goes without saying that safety in designing of pressure vessel … Read More

Although most pressure vessels in the USA have been built to Section VIII of the ASME Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code (BPVC), the actual requirements for the design, manufacture and operation of pressure vessels are defined … Read More

Welded vs. seamless. It’s a debate that’s been around for a long time, and it’s still going strong today.

So when your next project arrives, what side of the debate will you fall on? Will you choose a welded steel pipe, … Read More

Looking for a high-demand career that enables you to start earning $25 an hour or more after less than six months of training? Interested in a profession that allows you to apply … Read More

Jan 11 French oil services company Technip and Serimax, a welding subsidiary of steel pipe maker Vallourec have reached an agreement in which Technip will take a minority 20 percent stake in Serimax, the companies said.

The firms did not disclose … Read More


TransCanada is suing the U.S. government for more than $15 billion in losses and damages for denying the Canadian company’s permit to build the Keystone XL Pipeline.

The U.S. State Department denied the permit in November, saying that the proposed … Read More

Destec Engineering specialises in high-pressure containment and on-site machining products and services for the offshore sector and a variety of other industries.

The company has a comprehensive selection of in-house designed and manufactured portable installation and servicing equipment that … Read More

Swiss utility Axpo has submitted a road map to the country’s nuclear regulator for further investigations of flaw indications in the reactor pressure vessel (RPV) of unit 1 of the Beznau plant. The company does not now expect the unit to restart until at least August 2016…. Read More

MARSHFIELD, Wis. — Melanie Oliver defies stereotypes. She’s a petite, muscular woman who wields a welding torch with grace and pride at Felker Brothers Corporation.

The company manufactures welded stainless steel pipe and tubes, including custom fabricated products, with … Read More

The 273 mm Unison all-electric bending machine. (Image courtesy of Unison/Westcon.)

The world’s largest and most powerful all-electric pipe bending machine was recently installed at Westcon Yards, a Norwegian offshore and maritime services company.

Capable of generating 660,000 Nm … Read More

The Department of Commerce November 18th announced the initiation of anti-dumping and countervailing duty investigations of imports of circular welded, carbon-quality, steel pipe from Pakistan and anti-dumping investigations of imports of the same merchandise from Oman, the Philippines, the United Arab Emirates, and Vietnam.

The investigations cover welded steel pipe and … Read More